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Review: could Depakote cause Serum ferritin increased?

We study 29,577 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Serum ferritin increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Serum ferritin increased and more.

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Depakote

Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,897 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Serum ferritin increased

Serum ferritin increased (latest reports from 14,032 patients) has been reported by people with iron overload, myelodysplastic syndrome, high blood pressure, sickle cell anaemia, hepatitis c.

On Jul, 18, 2014: 29,577 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 9 people (0.03%) have Serum Ferritin Increased. They amount to 0.06% of all the 14,031 people who have Serum Ferritin Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Serum ferritin increased in Depakote reports

Time on Depakote when people have Serum ferritin increased * :

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Gender of people who have Serum ferritin increased when taking Depakote * :

FemaleMale
Serum ferritin increased33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Serum ferritin increased when taking Depakote * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Serum ferritin increased0.00%0.00%14.29%0.00%42.86%14.29%0.00%28.57%

Severity of Serum ferritin increased when taking Depakote ** :

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How people recovered from Serum ferritin increased ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Sickle cell anaemia (2 people, 22.22%)
  2. Pneumococcal infection (2 people, 22.22%)
  3. Convulsion (2 people, 22.22%)
  4. Osteoporosis (2 people, 22.22%)
  5. Migraine (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zinacef (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Roxicet (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Erythromycin (3 people, 33.33%)
  4. Prednisone (3 people, 33.33%)
  5. Claritin (3 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I was on a combination of Depakote ER, Birth control, and Prednisone and gained 40lbs in a matter of two months. I went from being a normal weight of 125 at 5'3" to 165 plus. The symptom that was the worst was that my size C breasts went from that to a DD and now a DDD. It is very uncomfortable and I have back problems so that does not help.
    I found info at one time that said the birth control tricks your body into thinking it is pregnant and then the Depakote ER expands your breasts in a reaction of the two meds. I need to know if one of these or two or all of these meds induced my larger breasts. Thank you!

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